Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Recreational Sports Center Reopening

    Earlier this year, the SHSU Recreational Sports Center fell victim to the flooding that ravaged the campus. As water rushed into the building four inches of mud crept into the pool’s filter system, and the…

  • Farmers & Ranchers Impacted By Wildfires Urged To Apply For Assistance

    As firefighters struggle to contain wildfires in areas of rural Texas, Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller is calling on fellow Texans to lend a helping hand to those in need by donating to the State of…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Welfare Issues

    Our 8th District Congressman, Kevin Brady, passes along his views on welfare reform . . . .

  • Training Session To Teach Technology Skills

    Sam Houston State University’s Small Business Development Center will bring national speaker Eric Spellman to host an informational training session on Thursday, November 5th, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Region VI Service Center.…

  • Garden Symposium And Butterfly Festival Here

    A garden symposium and a butterfly festival are scheduled for Huntsville. First, there’s the Texas Gardeners’ Garden Symposium held today at the Veterans Conference Center on Highway 75 North. It starts at 8 AM and…

  • Tickets Now Available For Veterans Day Banquet

    Now is the time to get your tickets for the upcoming Veterans Day Banquet at the HEARTS Veterans Museum. Museum Executive Director Mark Robinson tells us more . . . .   You can call…

  • Sanctus Real Concert Saturday Night

    The Christian Singing Group Sanctus Real will be presenting their “Farewell To A Friend” Tour at the Walker County Fairgrounds on Highway 30 Saturday night at six. Doors open at five. The presentation was organized…

  • Benghazi Survivor Kris “Tanto” Paronto To Speak In Huntsville Saturday

    You’re invited to hear Benghazi Survivor and former Army Ranger Kris “Tanto” Paronto reveal the truth on the terrorist incident at Benghazi. Mr. Paronto will be speaking this Saturday, October 17th at Alpha Omega Academy…

  • Bearkats “Read To Succeed” Program

    The Bearkats’ “Read to Succeed” program is giving students the opportunity to earn more than $2,000 in scholarships through contests designed to encourage students to interpret and express themes in this year’s common reader, “Enrique’s…

  • Obama Comments On Afghanistan Troop Levels

    Thursday, President Obama made an announcement about future troop levels in Afghanistan. First, through 2016 . . . .   And, he talked about the number of troops still to be on hand at the…